Head of Industry, CPG Facebook
Garland Hill wants to usher beverage brands into the world of mobile advertising by connecting the dots between the information and the refreshments we consume. As a seasoned beverage marketing professional, he helps global beverage advertisers reach consumers using Facebook’s family of apps and services. Prior to Facebook, Garland led Global Product Marketing at Bazaarvoice, a NASDAQ listed SaaS technology company. Additionally, Garland spent five years at General Mills, as a traditional brand marketer managing P&L’s across iconic brands such as Pillsbury, Green Giant and Progresso. He started his career in technology as a consultant at Accenture, helping his clients usher in a new digital era. While his career has been steady in its upward climb, Garland is also a pro at downhill skiing. He lives in Austin with his wife, two daughters, and their dog Rose.